Top Rainy Day Places to See in Washington, D.C.

A great list of Rainy Day things to do when you visit Washington, D.C.

 


1; The Capital Building and Visitor Center, Washington DC       www.glynlowe.com/the_us_capitol_building     There is a underground tunnel that links the Capitol Visitors Center and The Library of Congress.

Metro: Union Station or Capitol South     Food: Yes     Restrooms: Yes     Parking: Street

Free

The Capitol Building, Washington DCThe U.S. Capitol Building - Inside - HDR


2; Smithsonian - Air and Space Museum, Washington DC       www.glynlowe.com/air_and_space

Metro: Smithsonian Metro Station or Federal Center Metro Station     Food: Yes     Restrooms: Yes     Parking: Street

Free

Smithsonian - Air and Space Museum, Washington DCInside The National Air and Space Museum - Washington DC


3; Smithsonian - American History Museum, Washington DC        www.glynlowe.com/american_history_museum

Metro: Smithsonian Metro Station or Federal Triangle Metro Station     Food: Yes     Restrooms: Yes     Parking: Street

Free

Smithsonian - American History Museum, Washington DCSmithsonian - American History Museum


4; The Library of Congress, Washington DC       www.glynlowe.com/library_of_congress    There is a underground tunnel that links the Capitol Visitors Center and The Library of Congress.

Metro: Union Station or Capitol South Station     Food: No     Restrooms: Yes     Parking: Street

Free

The Library of Congress, Washington DCThe Library of Congress - Washington DC


5; The Union Station, Washington DC       www.glynlowe.com/union_station

Metro: Union Station     Food: Yes     Restrooms: Yes     Parking: Paid

FreeUnion Station, Washington DCUnion Station - Inside


6; Smithsonian - National Portrait Gallery, American Art Museum, Washington DC     www.glynlowe.com/national_portrait_gallery

Metro: Gallery Place Chinatown Metro Station     Food: Yes     Restrooms: Yes     Parking: Street

Free

Smithsonian - National Portrait Gallery, American Art Museum, Washington DCKogod Courtyard


7; Smithsonian - Natural History Museum, Washington DC     www.glynlowe.com/natural_history_museum

Metro: Smithsonian Metro Station or Federal Triangle Metro Station     Food: Yes     Restrooms: Yes     Parking: Street

Free

Smithsonian - Natural History Museum, Washington DCSmithsonian - Natural History Museum - Elephant


8; Smithsonian - American Indian Museum, Washington DC     www.glynlowe.com/american_indian_museum

Metro: Federal Center Metro Station     Food: Yes     Restrooms: Yes     Parking: Street

Free

Smithsonian - American Indian Museum, Washington DCNational American Indian Museum - Washington DC


9; The National Building Museum, Washington DC     www.glynlowe.com/building_museum

Metro: Judiciary Square Metro Station     Food: Yes     Restrooms: Yes     Parking: Street

Free

National Building Museum, Washington DCNational Building Museum - Inside


10; The National Gallery of Art, Washington DC     www.glynlowe.com/gallery_of_art    There is a underground tunnel that links the The National Gallery of Art and the National Gallery of Art East Building (Picture Below)

Metro: Archives Metro Station     Food: Yes     Restrooms: Yes     Parking: Street

FreeThe National Gallery Of Art, Washington DCTunnel Art by Leo Villareal - Washington DC